French Crepes for breakfast!

Beautiful French Crepes make a lovely breakfast, even on short notice! Requiring only a few ingredients, that are likely on hand, these come together quickly, with some sugar and fresh berries, they are ready to make the day feel special! The beauty of this recipe is that it doubles for both sweet and savory dishes.Continue reading “French Crepes for breakfast!”

Puffed Pancakes with Orange-Apricot Sauce from The White River Inn, Cotter, AR

These delectable treats were served to us on a recent visit to The White River Inn, in Cotter, Arkansas. The lovely proprietor happily shared the recipe, and I am so thankful. These come out looking fancy, but in reality, they are very quick and easy to make. The accompanying Orange-Apricot Sauce can be made ahead,Continue reading “Puffed Pancakes with Orange-Apricot Sauce from The White River Inn, Cotter, AR”

Skinny Blueberry Muffins

I came across this recipe for “skinny” muffins and thought “Viola, just what I need as I try to shed some of these Covid pounds that I acquired over the last year!” With a simple to follow recipe, and only a couple of items that I needed to grab from the store, I got cookin’,Continue reading “Skinny Blueberry Muffins”

Dutch Baby Pancake, it’s cold outside🎶🎵🎶

For Christmas Bruch we dove into 2 of these “babies”! Super quick and easy, it’s made with everything you have on hand. I found the recipe on Allrecipes https://www.allrecipes.com/recipe/23898/dutch-babies-ii/ Ingredients: 2 large eggs 1/2 C milk 1/2 C all purpose flour Pinch of salt Pinch of ground nutmeg 2 T butter Confectioners sugar for dustingContinue reading “Dutch Baby Pancake, it’s cold outside🎶🎵🎶”

Little Potato Bites Appetizer

These little one bite appetizers were a big hit as an appetizer served with champagne, so start off the evening! I saw something along these lines, I can’t remember where, but it was easy enough to remember, or at least inspire. You will need: about a dozen really small potatoes, I used Baby Dutch YellowContinue reading “Little Potato Bites Appetizer”

White Chocolate “Brownie” Bites

With an excess of white chocolate in the cupboard, I decided these would make some yummy Halloween treats. In fact, they make make another appearance at Christmas. The recipe, from SallysBakingAddition.com, is quite similar to Bakers One Bowl Brownies, and you can make it on one bowl. I baked the batter in a jelly rollContinue reading “White Chocolate “Brownie” Bites”

One-Pot Spicy Sausage and Tomato Pasta

Delicious recipe from Chicago Tribune Health & Family section, which turns out to be a recipe from @kitchn, which I really love. The thing that grabbed me about this was the fennel. It’s an ingredient I don’t use much, so I put this on my shopping list. This packs a wonderful, cumulative punch of heat,Continue reading “One-Pot Spicy Sausage and Tomato Pasta”